Tropical Fjord Kayak Trip in Brazil
Multiday Kayak Trip in Brazil
Duration: 3 days and 2 nights | Difficulty: Medium | Paddling duration: 4-6 hours per day
Highlights of the Tropical Fjord Kayak trip (03 days)
✔️Classic multiday Sea Kayak trip on Brazil’s stunning Costa Verde, the most beautiful coast of Brazil.
✔️Golden sandy beaches, tropical islands, magical mangroves and waterfalls hidden off the beaten track.
✔️The panoramic view from the Mamanguá Sugarloaf peak.
✔️The Caiçara Culture of the remote, local fishing communities – everyday life, handicrafts and delicious seafood.
✔️ Beachfront accommodation in cabins on Mamanguá Beach.
✔️ Top quality fibre glass Sea Kayaks (singles and doubles available, with rudders).
✔️ Experienced local Trip Leaders with American Canoe Association (ACA) training
📃 Description and information of the Tropical Fjord Kayak trip in Brazil
The Costa Verde, just south of Rio de Janeiro, has all the ingredients for an amazing Sea Kayak Trip in Brazil. National Geographic Traveler has called this area ‘a sea kayaker’s dream’ and, with its deserted sandy beaches, tropical islands, Rainforest covered hills and traditional Caiçara fishing villages, it’s easy to see why!
This Kayak Trip in Brazil is considered a Classic trip by Brazilian paddlers. The trip starts in the picturesque colonial town of Paraty and spends 2 nights in the car-free paradisiacal Mamangua Tropical Fjord. Mamangua, only accessible by sea or walking trail, is fast becoming the number one paddling destination in Brazil.
As a three day trip in protected bays this tour is ideal for paddlers with some experience or for active people wanting to try a multi-day sea kayak trip for the first time. On some of our trips we use a support boat so you paddle as much or as little as you like.
Highlights of this lodge-based trip include the best beaches on Brazil’s Green Coast; the outstanding views from the 425m Sugarloaf Peak in Mamanguá tropical fjord; and paddling the extensive mangrove at the back of Mamangua.
For information on seeing wildlife on kayak tours in Brazil check out our blog.
Kayaking in Mamangua Tropical Fjord
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Horário9am on Day 01
O que vestirSunglasses, Sunscreen, Long sleeve rash vests, Wide-brimmed hat or baseball cap Flashlight/ Torch/ headlamp, Insect repellent and after bite treatment, Trail/running shoes for hiking, Waterproof sandals or flip flops, Light jacket or fleece Pullover/ jumper – if travelling from May to Sept., Rain gear, Daypack 25l, Swimsuit, Evening wear (sweats or long pants), Sleepwear
Day 01 - Paraty to Mamanguá Tropical Fjord
Leaving colonial Paraty in sea kayaks.
Stopping at Tapera Fort for views of the bay.
And the beautiful beach of Jurumirim.
Paddling point-to-point on the stunning Costa Verde is full of surprises - a beach, an island or an unforgettable view.
Arriving at the entrance to Mamanguá Bay.
Cruzeiro Beach where we spend 2 nights in cabins
Mamangua Sugarloaf peak
Mangrove, Rio Grande
Mamangua to Paraty
Not included: Drinks and personal expenses.
Group size: Minimum of 2 people; Maximum 12 people
Minimum age: 18 years or older. Contact us for private Family tours to include younger participants
Accommodation: Lodge-based tour. Bed Sheets and Towels included. Electric warm water showers, sockets for charging electrical appliances. Limited internet/ Wi-Fi connection.
Equipments: We provide all kayak equipment - individual or double sea kayaks (86cm x 47cm cockpits), paddles (imported), lifejackets (mandatory use), spraydecks/ skirts, waterproof bags (2 x 30l per person). Discounts for those who bring their own kayak.
What to take: Sunglasses, Sunscreen, Long sleeve rash vests, Wide-brimmed hat or baseball cap, Flashlight/ Torch/ headlamp, Insect repellent and after bite treatment, Trail/running shoes for hiking, Waterproof sandals or flip flops, Light jacket or fleece Pullover/ jumper – if travelling from May to Sept. Rain gear Daypack 25l Swimsuit Evening wear (sweats or long pants) Sleepwear, Cash.
Accredited tour guide specialised in kayaking: With safety and rescue training from the ACA (American Canoe Association).
Postponement and Cancellation Policy: In case of bad weather you can switch to another tour, postpone or cancel.